Torquay Holiday Apartments and Torquay Holiday Homes
The last years you went to Spain and Turkey, but this year it's time for holidays in your home country? Torquay will be the right decision! Torquay is a beautiful UK seaside town on the coast of Devon. Famous for its sandy beaches on the English Riviera, Torquay makes a gorgeous holiday destination for visitors from all over the world. Torquay's claim to fame is being the setting of popular 1970s television series Fawlty Towers, but Torquay holiday apartments are far from the chaos and mess of Basil Fawlty's accommodation! Sprawling as far as the eye can see along the coast, no two Torquay holiday cottages are ever the same, each one has their own unique character and charm, one to suit every possible taste, lifestyle and budget.
Wonderful beach holidays in your homecountry - Torquay holidays
The nine most popular beaches include: Maidencombe Beach, Watcombe Beach, Oddicombe Beach, Babbacombe Beach, Anstey's Cove, Meadfoot Beach, Torre Abbey Sands and Corbyn Sands. Expect beautifully clear water and excellent facilities along the palm-lined coast of Torquay.The tourist attractions do not disappoint and fully live up to their fame. Torquay is steeped in rich history and visitors can see the Kents Cavern- a home made by primitive man almost 700,000 years ago. Agatha Christie and Beatrix Potter are among the famous visitors to the inspirational caves. There is also a wonderful coastal zoo, perfect for all ages. Babbacombe Model Village is regarded as one of the finest model villages in the UK. For an educational trip and total immersion in history, the Torre Abbey, a monastery built in 1196.
Taste the local seafood - Your Holiday Cottage Torquay will be the best starting point
In Torquay, take time to sample the delicious local cuisine. Locally sourced seafood and meats are available in most restaurants. There is a great selection of English, French, Mexican, Thai, Italian and Spanish food for those wishing for a touch of home comforts. Many of the restaurants have been awarded AA Rosettes, Michelin Stars and Les Routiers. The local ingredients are readily available to purcahse in shops so it is possible for self-catering tourists to cook delicious meals from scratch in their holiday cottages Torquay or in Torquay holiday apartments. Visitors are also spoiled with a vast number of pubs, bars and wine bars spread across the coast. These range from traditional English inns to sleek and modern bars.
Torquay enjoys a mild climate and, as a result, some species of palm tree grow along the coast. The seaside resort has been awarded three European blue flags, indicating that the beaches are some of the cleanest in the UK. Torquay really is the ultimate beach holiday jewel of the UK.
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